Spurs waive forward Stephen Jackson, ending second stint with team SAN ANTONIO — The San Antonio Spurs waived forward Stephen Jackson on Friday, a surprising end to his second stint with the team. The 13-year NBA veteran averaged 6.2 points, 2.8 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 19.5 ... Read more »
Mayor Bloomberg put a full-court press on Spurs forward Stephen Jackson before the player left a Knicks game Thursday with a sprained ankle. The Knicks ended up winning easily, 100-83. Fans reported Jackson tripped on a waitress, who was crouched on the sidelines with her back to ... Read more »
The Spurs head coach called the incident involving Mayor Bloomberg and Stephen Jackson during his team’s 100-83 loss to the Knicks at Madison Square Garden last week “maddening” and wants an overhaul of the way courtside patrons order food and drink. Jackson tripped and rolled his ... Read more »
Spurs star Stephen Jackson trips over waitress taking courtside order from Bloomy and doesn't return in loss. The Spurs Stephen Jackson tries to get to his feet after tripping over a courtside waitress in front on Mayor Bloomberg during the Knicks win last night at Madison Square ... Read more »
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In the first half, Spurs forward Stephen Jackson sprained his right ankle after tripping over a waitress who was taking the Mayor’s food order courtside. Spurs guard Stephen Jackson tries to get to his feet after tripping over a courtside waitress in front on Mayor Bloomberg. If ... Read more »
Stephen Jackson was waived, surprisingly, and even more surprising was San Antonio's decision to sign Tracy McGrady. None of those issues and events should prevent San Antonio from reaching the conference final. Once the Spurs are there, however, they're going to face the same problem as ... Read more »
One more time since tweets keep coming in on it: Stephen Jackson CAN'T play in playoffs for anyone else cause he was waived after March 1 So Spurs decided to roll dice that atmosphere changes for better w/out an unhappy Jackson. But risk involved since he was popular teammate RT @ ... Read more »
The Spurs released Stephen Jackson a week before the start of the playoffs. (Bill Baptist/NBAE via Getty Images) The Spurs announced the release of veteran forward Stephen Jackson on Friday. FoxSportsSouthwest and Yahoo! Sports first reported the surprise move, which comes just ... Read more »
Stephen Jackson jokes about overpaid list, 'Anchorman,' guarantees Spurs' health The San Antonio Spurs are still tied with the Oklahoma City Thunder for the best winning percentage in the Western Conference, but they're banged up; Manu Ginobili is out with a hamstring injury, and Tony ... Read more »
Stephen Jackson played with a heavy heart on Thursday. (Noah Graham/NBA/Getty Images)When Stephen Jackson left the San Antonio Spurs prior to their Feb. 11 matchup with the Chicago Bulls for "personal reasons," you had to wonder what exactly was going on with the 34-year-old ... Read more »
-- For good reason, the Spurs’ Stephen Jackson isn’t too keen on the Garden’s courtside waitresses after he stumbled over one who was taking an order from Mayor Bloomberg and sprained his right ankle against the Knicks in the first quarter, ending his night. He also had to miss the ... Read more »
It turns out that Mayor Bloomberg had physical contact with Stephen Jackson before the Spurs forward had to leave the game against the Knicks last Thursday with a sprained ankle. ... Eyewitnesses reported that Jackson tripped on a waitress, who was crouched on the sidelines with ... Read more »
San Antonio Spurs player Stephen Jackson injured after tripping over 'maid to Mayor Michael Bloomber...
Basketball star Stephen Jackson sprained his ankle after he crashed into a sideline waitress serving food close to New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg. The San Antonio Spurs player had been playing for just three minutes when the unfortunate incident happened during his team's game against ... Read more »
Stephen Jackson sprains ankle falling over waitress in front of NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg (VIDEO)...
It's been less than three weeks since Stephen Jackson returned to action after losing nearly a month to a fractured right pinky. Now, the San Antonio Spurs small forward could find himself back on the shelf, thanks to an unfortunate foot-fall, a possibly ill-timed food order and the ... Read more »
Brian Windhorst with the latest on Stephen Jackson's injury.Tags: NBA, San Antonio Spurs, Stephen Jackson NEW YORK -- Carmelo Anthony scored 23 points, J.R. Smith kept up his surge with 20 and the New York Knicks snapped the San Antonio Spurs ' seven-game winning streak with a ... Read more »
Tim Duncan and Tony Parker each had just 11 points for the Spurs, who lost Stephen Jackson to an unusual injury, then lost what had been the NBA’s longest winning streak. Jackson played just three minutes off the bench before spraining his right ankle when he took a shot then fell ... Read more »
NEW YORK -- Spurs forward Stephen Jackson left San Antonio's game against the Knicks after spraining his right ankle when he crashed into a waitress working the sideline in front of New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg. Jackson was hurt in the first quarter Thursday night when he shot ... Read more »
SAN ANTONIO, TX - APRIL 6: Stephen Jackson #3 of the San Antonio Spurs shoots a reverse layup against the Atlanta Hawks on April 6, 2013 at the AT&T Center … SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- The San Antonio Spurs waived forward Stephen Jackson on Friday, ending his second stint with the team. ... Read more »
The San Antonio Spurs have waived veteran forward Stephen Jackson, reports Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports. The move had been "brewing" for days, reports Wojnarowski, and finally came to be, as the Spurs released Jackson with only four games remaining in their season. ... Read more »
Parker told MySanAntonio.com : "Pop always challenges me to try to have an All-Star year," and Stephen Jackson noted that "as long as Tim Duncan wants to play he's going to be dominant and be a threat out there. " Stephen Curry missed the cut, and that led to some overly-dramatic quotes ... Read more »